posted on Nov, 20 2005 @ 01:34 PM
Of course riots are possible. Look at Katrina, although a completely different kettle of fish, there was nothing being done to help the people stuck
in New Orleans which created civil unrest. They then mobilised the police and army, and the only reason there weren't riots (I think) is because the
storm did blow over.
Also, there are some pretty scummy areas of the UK and people won't get the proper vaccination or supplies (similar to Katrina) and then they'll
complain. People do over react, look at the riots in Birmingham and Paris. It's surprising the terms that people will riot over (rape and accidental
Many people don't even fully understand the avian flu threat, and will happily congregate and risk (without realising it) their lives. At first
they'll be looting, but it'll get bigger. Hopefully though, the police and army should have gas masks and sort out any civil unrest.